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KPC Job Opportunities – deadline 30th August

If you have a heart for children’s ministry and would like to play your part in sharing the love of Jesus, we currently have great opportunities to join the team. We’re looking to recruit a Children and Families Minister (full-time or part-time) and an Assistant...

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Goodbye to Paul and Anna Holden

Next Sunday will be Paul and Anna’s last Sunday with us, so we will be saying goodbye to them both during, and after, the 9.30am service. To ensure that we have time to say a proper goodbye to them both, the 11.15am service will start at 11.30 am next week. If you are...

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Opportunities to serve

Would you like to join one of the Welcome Teams at our services, who do such a wonderful job of welcoming everyone attending and helping with the smooth running of the services? Or could you help with serving coffee between the Sunday 9.30 and 11.15 services? We have...

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Book today – The Weekend Away – 3rd to 5th February 2023

We’re thrilled that so many of you are booking for this weekend of fellowship, faith and fun. If you haven’t yet booked, leaflets are available in church or you can find all you need to know (along with a booking form) on our website HERE.  The main speaker is Dave...

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Other News

Newcomers’ Tea – Sunday 18th Sept

If you’re new (or newish!) to Knowle Parish Church, you’re warmly invited to our afternoon tea. We’ll be serving cake and hot drinks to welcome anyone new so we can get to know you a little better! Booking essential – please email office@kpc.org.uk

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Bring and Share lunch

Save the date: 2nd October – As part of Great Big Green Week (24th Sept - 2nd Oct) come along to our Great Big Bring and Share Lunch on Sunday 2nd October. To get involved email Claire Carter tothecarterfamily@gmail.com

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Christianity Explored

This will run again this Autumn in the Red Lion on Tuesday evenings: informal, with discussion and videos, refreshments and good conversation. An ideal opportunity to come with friends. Brochures available at the back of Church and full details on the website.

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Volunteers needed please!

The children’s team would love to re-start a full creche, but to do that we are going to need some extra volunteers to go on the rota! So, if you enjoy caring for small children and building relationships with their parents and carers, please contact Sarah Covington...

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Great Big Green Week

This initiative from 24th Sept - 2nd Oct is the UK's biggest ever celebration of community action to tackle Climate Change. Join us in activities, make an Eco pledge and come along to our Great Big Bring and Share Lunch on Sunday 2nd October. To get involved email...

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Friendship Club

Friendship Club will be having a break during August. However, there will still be a coffee meeting on Thursday 18th August at the usual time of 10am in St John’s Hall.

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MU – Save the date – 8th September

MU will meet at 2pm on 8th September when the theme is Reflecting on Mary Sumner and Mothers’ Union Today – a fun look back on the early days of MU and time to consider what God may have in store in the future.

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Ukraine talk – 16th August

Nick Wormald, who has been travelling to Ukraine with food and aid since the start of the war, will be talking about his recent trip to Ukraine and what may lie ahead, at the Red Lion on Tuesday 16th August at 8pm. Numbers are limited because of the size of the room,...

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Heritage Open Day 10th September

Heritage Open Days are England’s biggest festival of history and culture. As part of this event, KPC will be running the very popular Tower Tours from 10am-3pm bookable in advance by emailing Stephen Shipley: kpcbells@gmail.com There will also be a Knowle local...

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Childcare help needed for Ukrainian classes

In response to the urgent need for English classes tailored to Ukrainian refugees a series of classes have been set up for August and September at Oliver Bird Hall in Solihull. They are looking for people with a DBS for children to help look after the children (aged...

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News from Ann Peachey (former Curate at KPC)

Ann is going to be licensed as Vicar of the Ferncumbe Benefice on 22nd September. The benefice has 3 parishes: Hatton with Haseley, Rowington with Lowsonford, and Honiley with Wroxall.  Please pray for Ann and family in all the preparations and move to this new post....

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Job opportunities – CPAS in Coventry

There are two great opportunities working for CPAS - a forward-thinking evangelical mission agency in the Church of England, based in Coventry. The vacancies are Fundraising and Communications Officer and Fundraising and Communications Administrator. All details of...

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Vacancies in International Christian Ministry

Positions available (some in the UK, some global) are Accountant, Country Manager, Community Manager, Corporate Services Specialist. If you love Jesus, are passionate about evangelism and believe you are called to Christian mission, head over to their website to find...

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